Oral evidence

12 December 2012

Witnesses: Rt Hon Eric Pickles MP, Secretary of State, DCLG, Mark Prisk MP, Minister for Housing, DCLG, Nick Boles MP, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Planning, DCLG, Rt Hon Don Foster, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State, DCLG, and Brandon Lewis MP, Under Secretary of State, DCLG

12 November 2012

Witnesses: Sir Bob Kerslake, Permanent Secretary, DCLG, Sir Michael Pitt, Chief Executive, Planning Inspectorate, David Prout, Director General, Localism, DCLG, Pat Ritchie, Chief Executive, Homes and Communities Agency, Sue Higgins, Director General, Finance and Corporate Services, DCLG, and Peter Schofield, Director General, Neighbourhoods, DCLG